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Indicator 3.9.3: Mortality rate attributed to unintentional poisoning

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Mortality rate attributed to unintentional poisoning

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Mortality rate per 100,000 population attributed to unintentional poisoning

Indicator description
Geographical coverage

England and Wales

Unit of measurement

Rate per 100,000 population

Definitions

Age-standardised mortality rates per 100,000 population are standardised to the 2013 European Standard Population. Age-standardised rates are used to allow comparison between populations which may contain different proportions of people of different ages.

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The ICD-10 codes corresponding to the indicator include X40, X43-X44, X46-X49. Data follows the UN specification for this indicator. This indicator has been identified in collaboration with topic experts.

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

3.9.3 Mortality rate attributed to unintentional poisoning

Target name

3.9 By 2030, substantially reduce the number of deaths and illnesses from hazardous chemicals and air, water and soil pollution and contamination

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

Tier I

UN custodian agency

World Health Organisation (WHO)

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Source 1

Organisation

Office for National Statistics (ONS)

Periodicity

Annual

Earliest available data

2013

Geographical coverage

England and Wales

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Release date

16/01/2019

Next release

TBC

Statistical classification

Official Statistic

Contact details

vsob@ons.gov.uk

Other information

Source 2

Organisation

Office for National Statistics (ONS)

Periodicity

Annual

Earliest available data

2001

Geographical coverage

UK

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Release date

28/06/2018

Next release

01/09/2019

Statistical classification

Official Statistic

Contact details

pop.info@ons.gov.uk

Other information